Addis Ababa: April 19, 2014 (MOTI) - Director of the Information Technology Center of the Ministry of Trade and Industry, Tsegaw Belete, said that if the information is properly collected, it will lead the country to e-commerce. He made the remarks while co-ordinating a data flow system review workshop organized by the Ministry of Trade and Industry and the Central Statistics Agency on the official website of the institute in Adama. In addition to the issues that the institution's website should include, it also includes information about shopping centers, online trading and registration systems, accounting institutions and stakeholders, regional and city administration information, he said
Addis Ababa, April 19 (MOTI) - The Ministry of Trade and Industry of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia (FDRE) has provided training on the concept of change management to leaders at various levels of state, accountable institutions and the ministry. State Minister of Trade and Industry, Yohannes Dinkayehu, said there are gaps in the sector's implementation of the second round of mobilization training at the Get Va Hotel in Debre Berhan, in collaboration with Ashagari consultancy
Addis Ababa, April 20 (MOTI) - The Director of the Trade, Industry and Market Statistics Directorate, Dr. Yibeltal Assefa, said at a workshop organized by the FDRE Ministry of Trade and Industry and the Central Statistics Agency in collaboration with the Ministry of Trade and Industry. Industry information is provided to monitor and support national business activities, to expand export market linkages and revenue, to provide direct access to relevant market information to the community, and to expand investment in trade and industry capacity. He said work is underway to identify problems in the use of information and systems and to formulate strategies to improve practices. According to the director, work is underway to ensure access to information by establishing a National Trade and Industry Market Data Collection Analysis and Distribution Application System.
Addis Ababa, April 18, 2013 (MOTI) - The lack of inputs in the cement industry, the main challenge of the construction sector, is a testament to the job creation and economic growth of our country's youth in the desert city of Dire Dawa, an example of peace and security for its people. The foundation stone of the National Cement Industrial Complex has been laid. The Minister of Trade and Industry, Melaku Alebel, who laid the foundation stone of the complex, said the unity and solidarity of our Ethiopians will be ensured only when the construction of infrastructure is cement. The challenge is the challenge we face as a nation, but we are not divided. We must also hand over the country that we have inherited with its unity and sovereignty to the next generation. If we do not do this, we will not be able to realize the prosperous Ethiopia we want
Addis Ababa, April 19 (MOTI) - A workshop organized by the Ministry of Trade and Industry and the Central Statistics Agency is underway in Adama. The workshop focused on the process of the Trade and Industry and Trade Statistics Directorate on the supply and distribution of basic commodities, as well as the Livestock Marketing Information Directorate, both at the federal and state levels. Adama Branch Manager of the Federal Central Statistics Adama, Debebe Wedajo, said the workshop is important to work together to provide information to the public through research and integrated procedures
The Ethiopian Commodity Exchange (ECX) announced that it will introduce spices into the trading system in 2014 EC. He said the commodity market, which started trading corn and wheat 13 years ago, plans to launch online marketing in 2014. Corporate Communication Manager, Netsehanet Tesfaye, told ENA that the commodity market is trading 12 grains and oilseeds. He said the institute is also working to introduce more products into the marketing system. Accordingly, a preliminary feasibility study has been carried out to introduce black cumin and oyster products to the trading system in 2014, he said